The courses are focused on practical and technical photographic skills required to successfully build a career in the commercial photographic industry. The academy allows students to bridge the gap between tertiary and set, allowing them to up-skill themselves to work within the professional photographic industry in South Africa and abroad.
The CCA Way – On Set Digital Workflow
The Digital Workflow courses cover all aspects required to be set-ready as a digital operator. The primary job of the digital operator is to conduct the digital workflow on a photoshoot, organizing and exporting the images taken by the photographer to the required specifications of the client.
Some of the available modules include –
Capture One Walkthroughs
Capture One Tools & Shortcuts
Capture One Process Recipes
Digital Equipment Walkthroughs and Troubleshooting
Backing Up On Set
Digital Gear Lists
On Set Etiquette
The CCA way teaches technical lighting techniques across a wide range of lighting styles, lighting brands and on-set lighting scenarios. The course is designed to present assistants with a collection of modules specifically designed to educate and enrich the assistant’s knowledge on manipulating light.
Some of the available modules include:
The Advanced Retouching course covers various methods and tricks used in retouching. The course will be taught by a group of professional industry retouchers and is aimed at equipping the attendee with the various tools and styles of retouching.